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Sentura Specifications.

SENTURA is a 100% solids, two component, which conforms to VOC regulations, moisture insensitive, aggregate filled epoxy/resin mortar. Sentura is a non-sag grout with excellent adhesion, physical properties, and ease of use. Used as a general purpose adhesive mortar that can be placed on vertical and overhead surfaces. Sentura is flexible and will replace the use of caulk in showers and any wet areas. Sentura will also repair cracked grout lines with its flexibility.

Sentura Specifications & Characteristcs

Product Name

Sentura

Part A

Part B

Product Type

2 Part Epoxy/Resin filler.

Cure Times

50° 77° 110°
Pot Life (after mixing part A&B): 1hr 30min 15min
Dry-to-Touch time: 5hrs 3hrs 1hr
Time before applying Caponi: 6hrs 4hrs 2hrs
Shower or wet area cure time: 2days 1day 1day
Floor walk on cure time: 6hrs 6hrs 3hrs

 

Volume Solids:   100% ± 2%
Weight Solids:    100% ± 2%

Expected wear:

Will vary depending on tile or stone installation, surface wear, frequency (substrate coming loose will fail Sentura), weather conditions, and solvent-based cleaners will affect wear.

Showers : 10-15 years
Residential floors : Life time
Light Commercial Floors : 15-20 years


Applicable Standards:

Meets or exceeds Federal Standard.

Provides performance comparable to products formulated to federal specification: TT-C-535B.

Handling & Storage

Close container tightly after each use and store in original container only.

Store and use between temperatures of 40° F ­ 90° F (4° C ­ 32° C)

Product Maintenance

Do not use cleaners containing solvents. These products may damage Sentura over long periods of time. Use an appropriate pFOkUS cleaner to maintain your surface. Additional product information is available from the manufacturer upon request.

Shelf Life

24 months unopened

Cleaning of Equipment

Clean all applicators, tools and hands with Alco (pFOkUS product) then clean hands with soap and water immediately after use.

General Surface Prep

Use only pFOkUS approved cleaners for the preparation. View Sentura Directions >

Safety Precautions

Safety should always be the number one priority!! Before applying or mixing any sealer you should always wear proper safety goggles, latex gloves, apron, boots and an approved respirator for chemicals.

HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. IRRITANT TO EYES AND SKIN.

Wear skin and eye protection. Eyes, flush with water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention. Skin, wash with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and launder before re-use. Inhalation, remove to fresh air, restore breathing and keep warm and quiet. Swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Seek medical attention.

Warranty

pFOkUS warrants to the original consumer purchaser that its product shall be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal and proper usage for a period of one year following the date of original purchase on residential use only. Also pFOkUS cleaners must be used to activate the warranty so we know the surface was prepped correctly. If Valore Clean and Seal is used accordingly to the correct amount then pFOkUS will warranty the product for 5 years. pFOkUS’s sole liability under this warranty shall be limited to the replacement of the product. Some states, countries or territories do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty will not extend to any product which has been modified in any way or which has not been used in accordance with pFOkUS’s printed instructions. pFOkUS’s makes no other warranties either expressed or implied. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may have other rights that vary from state to state or from one country/territory to another. This warranty is not transferable.

Limitations

Surfaces that have a lot of flexibility (resin basin, cultural marble, aluminum, glass and wood) may create a stress crack in the Sentura. Sentura may discolor overtime if Caponi is not applied with or on top of it. Don’t apply when temperature is below 50 degrees.

Sentura Coverage Chart

GROUT SQUARE FT. PER KIT

1/8” 3/16” 1/4” 3/8” 1/2″
Tile Size (inches) (3mm) (4.5mm) (6mm) (9.5mm) (13mm)
1” x 1”x 1/4” 1.5sq ft NA NA NA NA
3” x 3” x 1/4” 3sq ft 2.25sq ft NA NA NA
4” x 4” x 1/4” 6sq ft 4.75sq ft NA NA NA
6” x 6” x 1/4” 9sq ft 6.25sq ft 4.5sq ft 3sq ft NA
8” x 8” x 1/4” 12sq ft 9sq ft 6sq ft 4sq ft NA
12” x 12” x 3/8” 18sq ft 13.5sq ft 9sq ft 6sq ft 4.25sq ft
18” x 18” x 3/8” 27sq ft 20sq ft 13.5sq ft 10sq ft NA

Sentura – Caulk Coverage Chart

1 kit covers 65 linear feet at 1/8’ x 1/4” thick.
One kit will complete all the caulk joints in one shower 3’ W x 4’ L x7’ T with product left over.
One kit will complete all caulk joints in two tub showers when applied correctly.

Sentura Performance Test

Water Repellency on Masonry and Natural Stone:

Method : SS-W-110C, weight gain, 24 hour Immersion
Result : 0.0% on Mortar Cube
0.0% on Concrete Brick
0.0% on Non-Sanded
0.0% on Sanded Grout
0.0% on Travertine Stone

Water Vapor Transmission:

Method : ASTM D1653 Method A
Result : 0.2 grains / sq ft / hour
2.8 grams/sq meter/24 hrs

Accelerated Weathering – QUV

Method : ASTM D4587, QUV-A, 5,000 hours
Result : Yellow in color
Passes with Caponi applied over

Compressive Strength:

Method : ASTM D-695
Result : 7000 psi

Tensile Strength:

Method : ASTM D-638
Result : 1800 psi

Tensile Elongation:

Method : ASTM D-638
Result : 2-4%

Flexibility:

Method : ASTM D522, 45° bend, 1/4″ mandrel
Result : Passes

Exterior Durability:

Method : 1 year at 45° South
Result :  Yellow in color

Acid & Alkali Resistance Tests:

Each was allowed to react for 24 hours under a watch glass, washed
with water, allowed to recover for 30minutes then observed.

Alkali:

5% Tide ………….………….. No effect

2% Ivory flakes ……………… No effect

Acid:

5% Citric Acid……………….. No effect

100% Milk……………………No effect

5% HCL ………….……….…. No effect

5% Phosphoric Acid ………….No effect

Mustard ………….…………. Slight stain

Ketchup …………………….. No effect

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